Question about Sony KP-57WS500 57" Rear Projection Television

Open Question

Trying to get true Split screen with TWC

I have Time Warner Cable in Raleigh-Duham, NC and if I wire the cable for split screen using scrambled cable according to the manual, the split screens do not act independently. Any ideas?

Posted by on

5 Suggested Answers

ctf1800
  • 4402 Answers

SOURCE: No signal on main tuner

can you connect comcast to another tv that should tell you if it's the tv tuner or cable company.

Posted on Jan 31, 2008

SOURCE: split /dual screen

You may have inadvertantly pressed this feature on remote. Look for "split screen" on remote or menu, then correct

Posted on Apr 22, 2008

welcomejee
  • 10594 Answers

SOURCE: main screen showing "no signal"

KP-43HT20 has 2 tuners, one is main (TU2) and 2nd is called sub tuner (TU1). Both tuners are mounted on A board located on right side of TV.
In my opinion, main tuner (TU2) is not working and causing No Signal message.
Let me know if you want to repair tv by yourself.to provide you more technical info.

Posted on Feb 21, 2009

  • 126 Answers

SOURCE: Bottom of screen gets cut off.

you need to press the aspect ratio button to change the view is should bring up the news ticker into view if you have your view set to smart try pressing up on the d-pad in the middle of the remote

Posted on Aug 06, 2009

  • 71 Answers

SOURCE: I just hooked up a Time Warner Cable 4250HD Box

You need to make sure that the settings on your TV for the DVI connection are set properly. It sounds as if it is set to stretch or zoom. The reason the HD channels look great is that they dont zoom because the resolution fills up the entire screen without stretching.

I know you want to use your HDMI cables, but since you are going HDMI to DVI you are removing the benefit of the single cable since you still have to use audio cables. You are not going to get any appreciable difference between the setup yo uare using and the component (red, green, blue) cable.

If I have helped you, please rate me as such. It allows me to help others. Thank you.

Posted on Aug 06, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The edges of my tv picture are left off the screen. for example the by lines on a news programe are halve missing. even when using normal aspect ratio


Which settings are you using! The ones for the cable box or the ones on your TV itself. They both have aspect features!

Dec 07, 2014 | Projection Televisions

1 Answer

Connecting hd cable box to philips 60 rear projection


So, You have Five cable leads, The rgb get plugged into there corresponding colors and the other two are your Red and White Audio Input ------Correct? You do not use the in4, that is for a pc with horiz and vert sync. You use input 1 rgb and plug the red and white into the audio input.....your done!

Jun 06, 2009 | Philips 60PW9363 60" Rear Projection...

2 Answers

Numbers 2.4.4-16 appear on the bottom of screen(alternate sides)


this same problem was on my grandma's television once she got a cable box recently. she has time warner cable. we called time warner and explained this to them, and they said it was something with the update.. and the lady said you can reset the box, but it is best for the cable company to reboot the cable box. within a matter of minutes, the company reset her box and the numbers were no longer an issue. so it's just a matter of resetting your cable.

Apr 08, 2009 | Hitachi 57F500 57" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

According to Time Warner cable I no longer have TV Guide On Screen because the PBS piggy back signal is no longer being sent. Apparently, PBS is getting ready for HDTV. I live in Wilmington NC and we went...


PBS in my area says that my cable provider, Time Warner is no longer using the analog signal that contains TV Guide On Screen info. They did this to prepare for digital in Feb. Time Warner says they are waiting for Gemstar/Macrovision to provide a method for the On Screen feature to work. My source at PBS reckons there are over 25,000 cable card TV's that may lose this On Screen Guide. Apparently there is no legal requirement for TV Guide or your cable provider to send the guide.
Users may want to try and contact TV-Guide/Gemstar/Macrovision directly at their toll free number
1-800-386-7380. This may not be a solution but it may be a consolation for users wanting to know why they have lost their TV Guide On -Screen.

Dec 04, 2008 | Projection Televisions

1 Answer

I have Time Warner cable. I just bought a new Sony LCD HD tv and the sound and the video are out of sync on some channels - HD and non HD I am using a HDMI cable. Any solutions that you know of?


Yes there is a simple solution. First, for some reason., Time Warner cable boxes have SERIOUS HDMI issues, including no pic, intermittent pic and sound and the one that you are having. The easy fix is to hook the TV to the cable box using the component connections instead of the HDMI. Normally I would suggest getting the cable box replaced, but I have seen customers exchange cable boxes 3 or 4 times and still have the problem or have a new problem. Use the component connections and be sure to let me know if this works. If it does, be sure to rate this solution. Thanks!

Nov 09, 2008 | Projection Televisions

4 Answers

I purchased a SANYO-DP46848 42"HDTV. I have a Cable box and my cable provider (Time Warner Cable) provides free HD Channels. However.... I CANNOT PICKUP ANY HD CHANNELS ON THE NEW TV. WHY???...


I just got the same exact one, when it searches automatically the first time it doesn't look for digital channels. go to Menu>manual channel search>cable. it will look for all possible signals and will take forever probably. the free digital channels will take several seconds to switch channel to channel, but they're there! They will show up on your screen as "DC 91-2" or similar. you can switch back to regular cable channels with the input button, you just cycle through all the inputs. hope that helps.

May 18, 2008 | Projection Televisions

1 Answer

Mitsubishi 52 lcd 120 hz receiveing time warner digital cable via hdmi cable has fuzzy and pixelated picture even on digital and hd channels. Time warner techs are comming out this week to check it out,...


The tv is fine.We see so many problems with cable provided signal that it isn't funny.It usually stems from bad cable boxes and low signal coming into the house.

Mar 03, 2008 | Projection Televisions

1 Answer

43FDX10B working Great until Time Warner installed cable box


try connecting the box to a different input
also try connecting another device (like a VCR) in place of the box to see if the problem exists without the cable box

Jan 13, 2008 | Hitachi FDX Series 43FDX10B 43" Rear...

1 Answer

Weird problem not convergence


Mine is doing the exact same thing! have you found a fix yet?

Apr 23, 2007 | JVC AV-48WP74 48" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony KP-57WS500 57" Rear Projection Television Logo

Related Topics:

498 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Projection Televisions Experts

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1128 Answers

Ap12
Ap12

Level 2 Expert

103 Answers

Jason Harris
Jason Harris

Level 2 Expert

256 Answers

Are you a Sony Projection Television Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...